Photovoltaic retinal implant could restore

Photovoltaic retinal implant could restore functional sight, researchers say By: BECKY BACH So far, the researchers have tested the device only in animals, but a clinical trial is planned next year in France.  A team led by Stanford University researchers has...

Eating dark leafy greens helps with eye health

BY BENTON FRANKLIN COMMUNITY HEALTH ALLIANCE With all the natural beauty around us — from the ridges of Badger Mountain to the banks of the Yakima River — it’s important to maintain good eye health to enjoy it. In Benton and Franklin counties, fewer than 1 percent of...

6 steps for a spring health tune-up

6 steps for a spring health tune-up Spring is the season of renewal and a good time for a fresh start when it comes to health maintenance and preventive care. Begin by checking off the items on this list of health and safety measures. 1. Infection prevention. Warmer...
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